Friday Cephalopod: Fear them

You knew that one beneficiary of over-fishing (it removes competition) and climate change (they like it warm) is that cephalopod populations are booming, right? Those of us who love the little beasties also have appreciate that they are a portent of coming oceanic doom.




  1. davidnangle says

    I assume that will be the actual density of them in our future oceans. I also assume they will each be the size of shipping containers. At birth.

  2. davidnangle says

    numerobis, their Pacific island bomb tests–the ones we thought were ours–were conclusive… but they aren’t sharing the data, for some reason.

  3. F.O. says

    Does their “live fast, die young” lifecycle give them an evolutionary advantage, ie, they can evolve faster to a changing environment?